In the video, Elijah McClain can be seen sobbing as he repeatedly tells officers, “I’m just different.” Samara McClain said her brother was a massage therapist who planned to go to college.
36% of elementary schools and 65% of high schools in the U.S. have police officers on site, but the tide may be changing.
A police oversight legislation that was vetoed by Republican Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Giménez in 2018, is up for vote again on Tuesday.
Reports from Arizona, New York City, and Washington D.C. indicate officers of ICE and the FBI patrolled protests, and racially profiled some protesters.
Activists in Florida are urging their local governments to put the money towards community-based programs for the disadvantaged.
Hundreds of videos show police escalating violence at protests, yet the president is still trying to blame antifa.
After two weeks of national protests over the murder of George Floyd, some potential progress on police reform is on the horizon.